EC // FRIENDS: Kathleen Barnes

EC // FRIENDS: Kathleen Barnes
It's so fun to learn about different fashion bloggers that are a fan of ECJ. And then to see them incorporate our pieces into their own styles is just the cherry on top.  One of my favorites is Kathleen Barnes of the blog Carrie Bradshaw Lied. She SLAYS in just...

EC // PHOTOSHOOT: Behind The Scenes

EC // PHOTOSHOOT: Behind The Scenes
You never really realize how pretty a piece of jewelry is until someone wears it. And that is what made our photoshoot for our latest collections so FABULOUS.  The layering of necklaces and earrings, the changes of hair and makeup by @jenniekaybeauty, the creativeness of @joseph_laurin, the outfit changes....all made...

EC // HOME DECOR: Veronica Beard Style

EC // HOME DECOR: Veronica Beard Style
Whether it be to shop around or to just admire their beautiful store, popping in to Veronica Beard when I am in NYC is an absolute MUST.  Veronica Miele Beard and Veronica Swanson Beard created a wear-everywhere brand that I have been crushing over for years. Not only is their...

EC // FACTS: Why Are Tropical Birds So Colorful?

EC // FACTS: Why Are Tropical Birds So Colorful?
The colors of nature are a huge inspiration when designing my jewelry. Whether it be exotic animals or vibrant flowers, I have always been intrigued by the COLORS! And as I have said before, colors can be worn at any time of the year. Which causes me to incorporate some color...

EC // FRIENDS: Erin Busbee

EC // FRIENDS: Erin Busbee
The mother-of-two fashion blogger, Erin Busbee, knows how to rock ANYTHING she wears and proves it to anyone who visits the Busbee Style blog. Erin knows exactly how to look FABULOUS by pairing some statement jewelry with a fun outfit. And Erin being an ECJ fan is just icing on...

EC // HISTORY: Statement Necklaces Throughout the Years

EC // HISTORY: Statement Necklaces Throughout the Years
After taking a look back at statement earrings throughout the years, I couldn't help but do the same with statement necklaces.  Whether costume or fine, jewelry is timeless. And by remembering these iconic fashion moments, you will see why.  1940s Chokers started to become the new statement necklace 1950s Vintage...

EC // HISTORY: Statement Earrings Throughout the Years

EC // HISTORY: Statement Earrings Throughout the Years
Fashion trends will come and go and then come back again. But if I know one thing for sure, jewelry will live on forever. Specifically statement earrings.  There was the hoop phase, the bling-bling phase, the cuff phase, the dangle phase, the stud phase.... SO the statement earring phase has...

EC // TRAVELS: Top Ten Flower Fields to Visit

EC // TRAVELS: Top Ten Flower Fields to Visit
After taking a peak at Elizabeth Cole's new tropical line, you could say I am a little flower obsessed. And with a wedding around the corner, my flower obsession continues. But why stop there? I put together the top 10 flower fields around the world that I hope to visit in...

EC // AWARDS: Jewelry at the 2017 Oscars

EC // AWARDS: Jewelry at the 2017 Oscars
The Oscars red carpet is always unforgettable. And this year, the Oscars will definitely be remembered by the stunning jewelry that was worn. Of course, the dresses were spectacular, but the jewels by far stole the show. Between the gorgeous necklaces, earrings, hair accessories, and brooches, everyone will forget about...